Pennsylvania Patent Attorney: Cheryl R. Figlin, Esq.
Cheryl Figlin, Pennsylvania Patent Attorney (Patent Office Registration No. 39,562), has over 15 years experience with patent prosecution, including three years as an Examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Ms. Figlin knows the process of obtaining a patent from both the inside and the outside. At the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Ms. Figlin examined patent applications in the technical areas of circuit boards, electromagnetics, and electrical insulators. She also reviewed applications for agreement with rules and codes, as well as conducted prior art searches for the U.S. Patent Office.
- Following her work at the U.S. Patent Office, Ms. Figlin, joined the International intellectual Department of Henkel Corporation where she supervised and participated in filing and obtaining patent applications using both convention expiration and the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT). Ms. Figlin also reviewed and revised office policy in relation to changes in international patent law; assisting in reaching agreements with other corporations regarding the use of patented technologies; and drafted petitions to the United States Patent Office regarding Patent Cooperation Treaty matters.
- A graduate of Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey and Cardozo Law School in New York, New York, Ms. Figlin is a licensed Attorney in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and at the United States Patent and Trademark Office. She is a member of the bars of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, United States Court of Appeals for Third Circuit, United States Court of Appeals for Federal Circuit, Supreme Court of the United States and the Canadian Intellectual Property Office Further information about Ms. Figlin, may be found on LinkedIn.
- Cheryl Figlin, Esq. has a strong background in physics. While doing her undergraduate work at Rutgers University in New Jersey, Ms. Figlin was members of the Society of Physics Students, Physics Advisory Board, Douglass College Project for Women in Math and Science, and Douglass College Pre-Law Society (Charter Member). In Law School Ms. Figlin was a Member of the International Law Society and honored to be a staff member for one of the school journals, Women’s Annotated Legal Bibliography.
- In May of 2010 Cheryl R. Figlin joined The Law Firm of Michael J. Feigin, Esq. and heads the Pennsylvania practice in Philadelphia and Allentown.